(1999 Vintage) Dark ruby-violet in color, the 1999 Georges de Latour demonstrates the benefits of judicious green-harvesting during a difficult vintage. Strongly aromatic, the wine reveals classic Rutherford scents of black-cherry, mineral, green and black peppercorn with anise. The flavors are ripe, yet less opulent than in 1998, reflecting the long cool growing season. Rich in berry , mineral , and mild herb flavors, with a supple, lively texture and very fruit forward, the fine, yet firm tannins provide a so...
(1999 Vintage) Napa Valley. Beaulieu may have been the victim of unflattering commentary from the popular wine press lately, but this deep, well-constructed Cabernet comes without caveat or flaw, and its expressive ...
Wine Spectator(1996 Vintage) Rating: 91/100 - As reviewed by Wine Spectator on 02/29/00
Robert Parker(1996 Vintage)
Robert Parker(1997 Vintage) Rating: 90/100 - As reviewed by The Wine Advocate in Issue 132
Wine Spectator(1997 Vintage) Rating: 95/100 - As reviewed by Wine Spectator
Wine Spectator(1985 Vintage) Rating: 82/100 - As reviewed by Wine Spectator on 01/01/05